Areas of Competition:
Each category is worth 25% of the delegates total score. A bonus score of Ten (10) points will be awarded for “Pageantivity.” A panel of 5 National Judges will serve as a panel, scoring each event between 1-25.
Personality Interview - 5-minute interview conducted “panel-style” with 5 judges. This is YOUR chance to show your personality, that you work well with others, and have a versatile personality well-suited to an active, public figure who will meet & interact with a wide variety of people & causes.
Platform Presentation Board - all delegates prepare a presentation board, “science-fair-style” about their platform or ONE cause that they are passionate about. This is YOUR chance to show your heart! What charity are you passionate about, what have you done in the past and are you doing for that charity at present, and what will you do with it as an International Titleholder?
Fashion Wear - Delegates compete on-stage, modeling to upbeat Runway Music, a fashionable, After-5, Red Carpet, Glam outfit. Outfits can be formal jumpsuits, hi-low dresses with overskirts, etc. This is your chance to show off your inner Diva-Fashionista!
Evening Gown - Get ready to be your regal, classy, most BEAUTIFUL self! Delegates model a floor-length gown of their choosing on-stage. This is your chance to feel like a true Queen!
Pageantivity- 10 points is awarded to all delegates who display a Positive Pageant Attitude by completing tasks and complying with rules & regulations before and during International Pageant Weekend.
TOP MODEL- This competition is to give you the experience of being a professional model and what all it entails! Is a 2 part competition. Part 1: Portfolio Competition: A compilation of 4 to 10 modeling photos. Be creative! Make yours a selection of PROFESSIONAL HD headshots and full body shots in different outfits and locations. Bring this to pageant registration. Part 2: Runway! Let’s walk the Catwalk with your own design of an outfit, worthy of a red carpet runway. Each part is 50% of the scoring.
SPOKESMODEL- This competition is a five minute speech about your platform. This is the time to educate others on your platform with information that you would share with others to teach them about your cause.
TALENT- Are you a dancer? A singer? An instrumentalist? Professionally talented ladies, we will be pleased to see your performance! This is the time to showcase your talent and training! (A piano will not be available) The overall talent winner will have an opportunity to perform their talent during their reign.
FITNESS/SWIMSUIT COMPETITION – Contestants may choose either swimsuit or an aerobic wear outfit. Swimsuits may be 1 or 2 piece, NO thong, may wear a sarong/cover up. Swimsuit must cover body parts. (Bootie, chest) You will be judged on body positive fitness. You do not have to be a body builder or a fitness model. This is about confidence, style and promoting positive body images and abillities for ALL sizes.
Other Optional Competitions
PHOTOGENIC COMPETITION (Free Entry) - Photogenic competition will be judged by your photo in the program book, by the judges.
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (Free Entry)
Contestants who choose to enter this optional competition will need to complete the Academic Achievement Form. There will be 2 awards (savings bond) Ages 7 to 17 and 18 and up. Must submit current official transcript with form. Also must need to know if student is gifted status with educational plan. And, one letter of recommendation from a teacher, professor or upper management from job.
COMMUNITY SERVICE BOOK (Free Entry)-Contestants may submit a scrapbook of press releases and photos of events that they have participated in during the year, as a TIW state queen.
PRESIDENTIAL VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD (Free Entry)-Contestants who choose to enter this optional competition will need to complete the Volunteer Service forms monthly.